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Lebanon, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Lebanon, PA. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2022

52.5 53.3 53.5 53.8 54.0 53.7 53.5 53.7 54.6 55.2 55.6 55.7 54.1

2023

54.7 55.4 55.7 56.1 56.5 56.2 55.8 56.0 57.0 (p)57.3      

Manufacturing

2022

9.2 9.3 9.2 9.1 9.1 9.1 9.1 9.2 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.2

2023

9.3 9.3 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.6 9.5 (p)9.6      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2022

12.9 13.0 13.0 12.9 13.0 12.8 12.8 12.7 13.0 13.2 13.7 14.0 13.1

2023

13.6 13.7 13.7 13.6 13.6 13.3 13.2 13.3 13.5 (p)13.6      

Education and Health Services

2022

8.0 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.4 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.3

2023

8.4 8.5 8.5 8.6 8.6 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.4 (p)8.5      

Government

2022

8.4 8.6 8.5 8.6 8.6 8.5 8.1 8.1 8.6 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.5

2023

8.6 8.7 8.7 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.2 8.0 8.8 (p)8.8      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Lebanon, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2022

72,246 72,434 72,703 72,487 73,730 74,120 74,140 74,112 73,370 74,164 73,490 73,680 73,390

2023

73,908 73,603 73,602 74,060 74,947 75,519 75,514 (p)76,216          

Employment

2022

69,249 69,584 69,997 70,061 71,090 70,925 70,881 70,674 70,957 71,763 71,199 71,455 70,653

2023

71,263 70,924 71,485 72,108 72,657 72,948 73,015 (p)73,285          

Unemployment

2022

2,997 2,850 2,706 2,426 2,640 3,195 3,259 3,438 2,413 2,401 2,291 2,225 2,737

2023

2,645 2,679 2,117 1,952 2,290 2,571 2,499 (p)2,931          

Unemployment Rate

2022

4.1 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.6 4.3 4.4 4.6 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.7

2023

3.6 3.6 2.9 2.6 3.1 3.4 3.3 (p)3.8          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Lebanon, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Lebanon County in Pennsylvania.